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Carbon Big Foot Barack hectors Coast Guard Academy grads on Climate Change

Barack O’TomA a known carbon glutton (Air Force One 747, Big Breast Limo and a flotilla of huge SUVs ) gave the Coast Guard Academy Commencement speech where he told a number of Climate Change whoppers including Global Warming as a contributor to the Syrian Civil War. 7 more words

News And Politics

Our Leaders are Tools.....and They're Screwing Us

I hope you aren’t in the graduating class of the Coast Guard Academy this year…..or the parent, sibling, or of any relation to anyone graduating. My reason for these condolences? 867 more words

Columns

Live Now List #19: Plant a Seed and Watch It Grow

As a family we really enjoy taking walks at night. There is a local park nearby where my daughter enthusiastically always asks if we can feed the ducks. 683 more words

Food

Work and Play

At the end of the month I’m travelling again. Going to France for a conference. But combining the trip with a visit to some friends who live in Switzerland. 731 more words

Train Travel

The Locavore's Dilemma

Perhaps you’ve heard of The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan. Although this book is still on my to-read list, from what I’ve garnered over the years of friends raving about this book, Pollan follows four meals and details the intimate lengths taken for them to arrive at our dinner plates. 740 more words

Meigan

Gundersen receives Practice Greenhealth environmental awards

For the ninth consecutive year, Gundersen Health System has been awarded the most prestigious environmental achievement award offered by Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading membership and networking organization for institutions in the healthcare community that have made a commitment to sustainable, eco-friendly practices. 312 more words

Envision

Sustainable Spotlight: method's Chicago "Soapbox"

We’ve given method’s new soap factory shout-outs before, simply because we can’t get over how awesome it is! It’s been a long wait, but the new “South Side Soapbox” is officially open. 308 more words

Environment